Marine Pfc. Jason H. Estopinal
Died February 15, 2010 serving during Operation Enduring Freedom
21, of Dallas, Ga.; assigned to 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Feb. 15 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
(From the Associated Press)The Department of Defense says a 21-year-old Marine from Paulding County was killed while supporting combat operations in Afghanistan.
The Pentagon said Jason H. Estopinal of Dallas was killed Feb. 15 in Helmand province, site of a major offensive by U.S. and Afghan forces against the Taliban.
Estopinal was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force out of Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Estopinal was a 2007 graduate of East Paulding High School in Dallas.